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Project Manager


Reference Number: 7478

Job Specifications

  • Job LocationLocation: Sheffield South Yorkshire
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: £ 50,000 / Annum
  • Job Contract TypeJob Type: Permanent
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: To Be Confirmed

Application by CV Only

Job Description

Are you a great leader in engineering?

Would you like to work for a growing company?

We are seeking a Project Manager to work for one of our reputable clients in Sheffield, joining a team of committed and multi-disciplined engineers.

A responsible role, for a talented individual to design and develop market leading products for the global market and help our client achieve their goals.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.


Job Benefits / Perks

  • 25 days holidays, plus statutory bank holidays
  • Incentive scheme
  • Free parking
  • Pension Scheme (salary sacrifice pension plan with 7.5% employer contributions and a death in service policy)
  • Social events


  • Technical consultation with customers to determine the project specification.
  • Agree the design, quality standards, and budget of the project.
  • Create quotations and technical specifications.
  • Negotiate with stakeholders (clients, subcontractors, and suppliers).
  • Manage multiple projects ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and meet the customer’s technical requirement.
  • Organise and lead work teams, coordinating bespoke and NPD project activities.
  • Identify problems and evaluate possible solutions to meet the client’s needs.
  • Maintain and enhance a productive working relationship with the customer.
  • Exchange information and provide advice to technical and non-technical colleagues and customers.
  • Preparing letters documents, test specifications and instruction manuals.
  • Oversee installation and commissioning and create the relevant documentation i.e. Risk Assessments and Method Statements.
  • Support for International Sales partners.
  • Liaising with internal departments


  • Degree qualified in a scientific/technical discipline including mechanical engineering, material sciences, physics, process engineering or be able to demonstrate work at an appropriate level.
  • Basic knowledge of properties and treatment of technical materials (e.g. ceramics, metals)
  • Must have project management qualifications, Prince2 an advantage
  • Must be computer literate. (Word/Excel/Microsoft Project)


  • At least 10 years’ experience in the field of technically demanding products
  • Proven experience within previous roles.
  • Knowledge of relevant directives and safety standards is essential.
  • An accomplished design engineer with the ability to present technical information to others including mechanical and electrical design draughtsman.

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams including engineering, manufacturing, sales, marketing, purchasing and suppliers/sub-contractors.
  • Able to work using own initiative with minimum supervision
  • Prioritisation skills in order to prioritise work load
  • Good team player
  • Highly motivated with a team orientated work style.
  • Flexible approach
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Have a hands-on approach to working within a project team
  • Valid passport & clean driving licence required for occasional travel

Commutable Locations

Viable commuting distance from:

  • Sheffield
  • Rotherham
  • Chesterfield
2019-03-06 21:41:01
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